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John Adams & a signal tryumph

John Adams & a signal tryumph

the beginning of 200 years of American-Dutch friendship.

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Published by Massachusetts Historical Society in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Adams, John, 1735-1826.,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Participation, Dutch.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1775-1783.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Other titlesJohn Adams and a "signal tryumph."
      SeriesA Massachusetts Historical Society picture book
      ContributionsMassachusetts Historical Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE269.D88 J63 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3080914M
      LC Control Number82181258

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The triumph of "John Adams" is bringing it to rich, vivid life. and director Tom Hooper has a straightforward style that gives flesh-and-blood dimension to names from history : David Hinckley. PAUL C. NAGEL was a professor of history, a college dean, and a university vice president before devoting himself to writing in The most notable results of his writing career are his books about the John Adams family, Descent from Glory () and The Adams Women (), and another about the family of Richard Henry Lee and Robert E.

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And that Posterity will tryumph in that Days Transaction, even altho We should rue it, which I trust in God We shall not.” ― John Adams, The Letters of John and Abigail Adams.

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Me a Life * January-November The Years Abroad I Cast My Thoughts Across the Atlantick * February April A Signal Tryumph * July March A New Government The Most Insignificant Office * December January This Whirligig.

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His letters are among the most interesting and spirited of any President, reflecting his ability with the pen and his knowledge of law and history. John Quincy Adams: [to the court] Well, gentlemen, I must say I differ with the keen minds of the South and with our President, who apparently shares their views, offering that the natural state of mankind is instead - and I know this is a controversial idea - is freedom.

John Adams to Abigail Adams Philadelphia July 3d. Had a Declaration of Independency been made seven Months ago, it would have been attended with many great and glorious Effects 1 We might before this Hour, have formed Alliances with foreign States.—We should have mastered Quebec and been in Possession of Canada.

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